Danny Glover: A Friend of Labor


On Thursday, January 30, renowned actor Danny Glover was scheduled to give a speech on “Workers’ Rights at Home and Abroad” at Pace University.  What Mr. Glover didn’t know when he agreed to accept the invitation to give the talk was that Local 79 and other building trades had  been carrying on a lengthy campaign against Pace University’s use of a non-union contractor to build its’ new 35-story dormitory building.  When members of the Organizing Department caught wind of the talk, they worked with LECET and 100BCW to reach out to Mr. Glover to let him know of Pace University’s short-sighted, immoral [...]